Crochet Yourself a Granny (Square)
A beginners session to learn the basics of crochet.
In this workshop you will learn to crochet a traditional basic granny square. The granny square is so versatile, once you know how to crochet one, you’ll be well on your way to making a blanket, a cushion cover, a table mat, a coaster, a wristband – the crochet world’s your oyster!
You will learn all the basic crochet stitches needed to complete a square, learn all about the square’s construction and how to crochet in rounds, how to finish your square with an edging and how to connect squares to create larger projects. You’ll also learn how to follow a crochet pattern or chart and will be given a printed instruction sheet to take away with you.
This course is designed for those with no experience at all. The class is 2.5 hours long. Materials is not included but will be available to purchase as a kit including yarn and hook at a 10% discounted price. If you wish to bring your own materials, you’ll simply need a 4 mm crochet hook as well as 3 x 50 gr balls of DK weight yarn in 3 different colours.
Please note this class is for adults only.
Led by Annie Windley. Annie learned to crochet, knit and embroider as a child and has always loved passing on the skills to others. Having originally trained as a teacher Annie has taught craft skills to both children and adults alike. For many years she was a journalist working on women’s weekly magazines, but now Annie is spending her time designing, selling hand-made items, teaching, and writing about crochet and knitting on her website, pickingupstitches.com.
A full refund can be given if a cancellation is made up to 10 days prior to the event. After this time a refund can only be given if the spot can be filled by another student.